All Safety articles – Page 16

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    The new 2” and 3” Smart-Hose

    2017-02-02T13:15:00Z

    Smart-Hose Technologies has recently released their new 2” and 3” Smart-Hose Cryogenic Break-Away Hose Assembly.

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    Features

    The top priority

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    With its critical level of importance, most companies in the industrial gas industry make safety an integral part of their corporate culture. This article, with information supplied by a leading expert in industrial gas safety, takes you through best practices for those common safety concerns faced by many cryogenic industry ...

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    Practicing good safety with welding and cutting

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    When sound safety practices aren’t taken into consideration, packaged acetylene – used for the purposes of welding and cutting – can produce dangerous outcomes, especially when the gas is combined with oxygen. 

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    Cylinder filling tips to ensure safety and compliance

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Although not common within the industry, gas cylinder accidents do occur, and over the past several years these incidents — most of them small and isolated — have caused property damage, injuries, and even death. As just one example, in 2015 a worker at a Florida industrial gas company was ...

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    Creating a ‘culture of safety’ at Butler Gas

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    gasworld US Senior Editor Bob Croce conducts an interview with the company’s safety committee executives.

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    10 minutes with... Bob Yeoman

    2017-02-01T00:00:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Bob Yeoman, President and CEO of B R Compliance Associates LLC, as he discusses compliance in the gases business and the current regulatory environment.

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    News

    Updated BCGA code on filling ratios

    2017-01-18T14:32:00Z

    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has issued an updated revision of its Code of Practice 35 (COP35) – Filling ratios and developed pressures for liquefied compressed gases .

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    The Smart-Hose safety system

    2017-01-13T17:13:00Z

    Smart-Hose Technologies introduces High Pressure Teflon Acetylene Break-Away

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    IIR launches new International Journal of Refrigeration online service

    2017-01-11T12:22:00Z

    As of January 2017, International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) membership will now also give members access to the complete archives of the Journal online.

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    News

    Smart-Hose unveils Break-Away technology

    2017-01-05T10:09:00Z

    Philadelphia-based Smart-Hose Technologies has unveiled its “revolutionary” Break-Away hose assembly technology that has been designed to protect facilities from both dangerous hose failures and pull-away incidents.

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    News

    Det-Tronics releases explosion-proof smoke detector

    2017-01-05T09:26:00Z

    Gas detection system manufacturer Det-Tronics has released a new explosion-proof smoke detector that is suitable for hazardous, industrial and commercial applications.

  • BCGA 2017 preview
    Features

    A platform for success – BCGA 2017 preview

    2017-01-04T14:12:00Z

    Record-breaking adventurer Brian Jones will take to the stage at the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) 2017 Annual Conference as the keynote speaker.

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    Human factors – EIGA 2017 preview

    2017-01-04T14:05:00Z

    At a time when so much is said and written about digitisation and automation in industry, it is perhaps more important than ever not to overlook the human element at play in the gases industry, something that the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) is addressing this January.

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    Features

    Keeping the lab safe

    2017-01-04T11:25:00Z

    Oxygen sensors at a Saint Paul, MN-based gas distribution company are working backwards. Instead of looking for oxygen concentrations in the company laboratories, they are looking for no oxygen. For Oxygen Service Company, monitoring gas levels in the labs helps assure employee safety. To keep a beady eye on those ...

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    News

    EIGA issues updated waste gas cylinder guidelines

    2016-12-28T10:52:00Z

    The European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) has issued updated guidelines on the management of waste gas cylinders.

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    Butler Gas redesigns cylinder service change process

    2016-12-22T09:08:00Z

    Butler Gas Products, an independent packaged gas manufacturer and distributor, has redesigned its internal cylinder change of service process to fully comply with the Compressed Gas Association’s (CGA’s) new standards for operational excellence.

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    BCGA highlights dangers of gas misuse

    2016-11-23T11:25:00Z

    As part of a campaign to raise awareness about the risks of misusing industrial, food and medical gases, the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has updated its ‘L7, The Dangers of Misusing Gases’ guide.

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    News

    Linde improves heat treatment furnace safety

    2016-11-16T10:03:00Z

    Linde LLC’s protective-atmosphere safety monitoring system has helped companies operating heat treatment furnaces to improve safety procedures.

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    BCGA representatives promote international safety standards

    2016-11-15T13:15:00Z

    Two representatives from British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) member companies have been appointed to crucial standardisation roles, which feature a global remit to ensure that products and services are safe, reliable and of good quality.

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    New compression fitting and safety cable from VPInstruments

    2016-11-10T11:58:00Z

     VPInstruments has introduced a new reliable and easy to use compression fitting and safety cable for all VPFlowCopes models of flow meters.